Published on in Vol 3, No 4 (2017): Oct-Dec

Will Participatory Syndromic Surveillance Work in Latin America? Piloting a Mobile Approach to Crowdsource Influenza-Like Illness Data in Guatemala

Will Participatory Syndromic Surveillance Work in Latin America? Piloting a Mobile Approach to Crowdsource Influenza-Like Illness Data in Guatemala

Will Participatory Syndromic Surveillance Work in Latin America? Piloting a Mobile Approach to Crowdsource Influenza-Like Illness Data in Guatemala

José Tomás Prieto 1, 2, BEng, MSc, PhD;  Jorge H Jara 2, MD, ES;  Juan Pablo Alvis 2, MSc;  Luis R Furlan 3, BEng, MA;  Christian Travis Murray 2, MSc;  Judith Garcia 4, MD;  Pierre-Jean Benghozi 1, PhD;  Susan Cornelia Kaydos-Daniels 5, MSPH, PhD

1 CRG , Ecole Polytechnique, CNRS, Palaiseau , FR

2 Center for Health Studies, Universidad del Valle de Guatemala , Guatemala , GT

3 Center for Studies in Applied Informatics , Universidad del Valle de Guatemala, Guatemala , GT

4 Ministry of Health , Guatemala , GT

5 Influenza Program , US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Guatemala , GT

Corresponding Author:

  • José Tomás Prieto, BEng, MSc, PhD
  • Center for Health Studies, Universidad del Valle de Guatemala
  • 18 Av. 11-95, zona 15, Vista Hermosa III
  • Guatemala
  • GT
  • Phone: 502 4044216455
  • Email: josetomasprieto@gmail.com